The City of Gardner has launched the Microenterprise Assistance Grant Program to assist micro-enterprise businesses that have been adversely impacted by the pandemic. Grants will be awarded to eligible businesses that qualify, in the range of $3,000 to $5,000.

The Gardner Micro-enterprise Assistance Grant Program is now accepting Applications. To apply, download and complete the application and required forms below.

Prior to applying, the Gardner Covid-19 Business Impact Survey must be completed by all applicants. Provide your contact information within the survey.

Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis until all available funds have been fully expended.

Questions should be directed to Jeff Legros, Assistant Director, Community Development and Planning

Technical Assistance may also be available to eligible microenterprise businesses through NewVue Communities. See the Microenterprise Assistance Program webpage or contact Flor Cintron at to schedule an appointment for consultation.


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